Kerosene Lamp

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Object Name: 
Kerosene Lamp
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
72.4.92
Dimensions: 
H: 33.7 cm, D(base): 12.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1864-1875
Credit Line: 
Gift of Preston Bassett
Primary Description: 
Light red and colorless, lead glasses; blown, cased; brass. Domed and slotted burner for kerosene; handle marked: "HOLMES, BOOTH & HAYDEN/WATERBURY"; inverted baluster-shape font of light red glass; attached by series of seven tooled wafers of colorless glass to flat circular foot of red glass cased over colorless glass; rough pontil mark on underside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bassett, Preston, Source
Technique: